A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Indian Ocean Triple Junction (0 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:44:13 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000cp65. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cp65. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 67.5016° East, -26.5892° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 03:44:13 / January 25, 2018 @ 3:44 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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